Movit Products Limited (MPL) handed over a cheque 40 Million Shillings to the Irene Gleeson Foundation as a contribution towards the upcoming Irene Gleeson Charity walk aimed at improving education conditions for children in northern Uganda.
Receiving the cheque, Irene Gleeson Foundation Executive Director, John Paul Kiffasi applauded MPL for their continued support towards this charity walk and other initiatives spearheaded by the foundation.
The Irene Gleeson Charity walk is the biggest annual celebration in Kitgum and it will be held on the 22nd of July this year at Booma grounds in Kitgum district. The charity walk is conducted in memory of mama Irene Gleeson who left Austria and came to Uganda in 1992 specifically northern Uganda was considered among the most volatile parts of the world and till her passing in 2013 did a lot of work to ensure betterment of education conditions in this part of the country building schools, hospitals, rehabilitation homes among others.
Handing Movit’s contribution, Emmy Musasirane, Director Operations and Administration, Movit Products Limited guaranteed MPL’s commitment towards supporting the Irene Gleeson Charity walk and all other Irene Gleeson Foundation initiatives.
“Uganda is our country, and therefore our responsibility. In our society, education is still among the most pressing needs and what’s pressing to our clients is pressing to Movit as well. MPL is committed to supporting activities and initiatives that elevate education conditions in Uganda. The Irene Gleeson Charity walk is one of these opportunities and as sponsors, we promise the people of Northern an exciting and memorable day as we together celebrate the exemplary life of an extraordinary person mama Irene Gleeson.” Musasirane Stated.